The New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority (NJSEA) is a state regulatory agency responsible for zoning and planning, as well as the oversight and management of a transportation planning district, within the 32-square mile Hackensack Meadowlands District in northern New Jersey.
Primary duties of the Senior Engineer (Traffic Signal Systems/ITS) include:
- Overseeing the operation and maintenance of all elements of the District’s Meadowlands Adaptive Signal System for Traffic Reduction (MASSTR), inclusive of Internet Protocol (IP) based area-wide communication system, Image Detection System (IDS) and Adaptive Traffic Signal Control (ATSC) system, and managing contractors and vendors
- Providing technical support related to Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) projects.
- Managing and supporting special projects and initiatives of the NJSEA under the Meadowlands Transportation District Transportation Plan (MDTP)
- Performing field inspections and other duties in support of installation and deployment of MASSTR and other ITS projects
BS Degree in Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related field is required, along with 6+ years of experience in traffic signal design and ITS. Knowledge and understanding of traffic engineering principles, HCM, MUTCD, AASHTO and ITE manuals desired. Proficiency in AutoCAD/MicroStation and experience with traffic analysis and simulation (e.g., HCS, Synchro) are a plus, along with GIS applications related to transportation and safety analyses. Certifications in network routing and switching, fiber optic and/or wireless are also a plus. Applicants must be self-motivated and possess strong verbal, written, organizational and analytical skills. This position requires the ability to climb, traverse rough terrain, lift moderate weight and withstand exposure to inclement weather.
Applicants must be residents of New Jersey, or be willing to relocate to within one year of employment.
The NJSEA offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Send resume along with salary requirements to NJSEA, One DeKorte Park Plaza, P.O. Box 640, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071, Attn: Human Resources; fax to 201-460-1722; or send via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org